<a href="/global/search/apachesolr_search?filters=tid: tid:36"></a> http://www.comminit.com/global/promoted-by-category/36/rss.xml?tid=57 en Addressing Corruption in Education: A Toolkit for Youth from Youth http://www.comminit.com/global/content/addressing-corruption-education-toolkit-youth-youth <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-year"> <div class="field-label">Year:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 2012 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/corruptiongirls.png" alt="" title="Addressing Corruption in Education: A Toolkit for Youth from Youth" width="100" height="96" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>This toolkit is intended to serve as an educational tool, providing information and resources for the design and implementation of activities to promote transparency in education. Created for individuals and institutions, particularly youth-led and youth-oriented non-governmental organisations (NGOs), it was developed by the International Development Division (IDD) at the Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC) in the framework of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded Europe &amp; Eurasia Social Legacy Program (E&amp;E SLP).</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-pdflink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://idd.edc.org/sites/idd.edc.org/files/Transparency%20in%20Education_Tool%20Kit_EDC%20reduced.pdf" target="_blank">Click here for the 42-page resource in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher"> <div class="field-label">Publisher:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/international-development-division-idd-education-development-center-inc-edc">International Development Division (IDD), Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC) </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Number of Pages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>42</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/297259">International Development Division - Education Development Center</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://idd.edc.org/resources/publications/addressing-corruption-education-toolkit-youth-youth" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC) website</a>, December 16 2014.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/addressing-corruption-education-toolkit-youth-youth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/addressing-corruption-education-toolkit-youth-youth#comments Armenia Azerbaijan Macedonia (Republic of) Ukraine Materials Advocacy Strengthening Capacities for Excellence in C4D Practice Children Film and Video Person-to-Person Adolescents and Education Interpersonal Print Education NGOs Youth Featured Adolescent Development Communicating with, for and about children Global Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:08:05 +0000 kdevries 9352609 at http://www.comminit.com The Future of Routine Immunization in the Developing World: Challenges and Opportunities http://www.comminit.com/global/content/future-routine-immunization-developing-world-challenges-and-opportunities <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/vxdl_childreceivevx_225x200.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="89" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Angela K. Shen </div> <div class="field-item even"> Rebecca Fields </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Mike McQuestion </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, December 2, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Affiliation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>United States Agency for International Development and United States Department of Health and Human Services (Shen), Maternal and Child Survival Program (Fields), Sabin Vaccine Institute (Mike McQuestion)</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>"Routine immunization creates opportunities to educate parents about the benefits of vaccines and other health services. Engaging the community in planning, financing, and delivering the program can increase equity and build trust in the government's ability to deliver immunizations."</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.ghspjournal.org/content/2/4/381.full" target="_blank">Click here to read the full text of this document online.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/angela-k-shen-usaid">Angela K. Shen - USAID</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.ghspjournal.org/content/2/4/381.full" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Global Health: Science and Practice</a>, December 2, 2014 vol. 2 no. 4 p. 381-394, accessed December 10 2014.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/future-routine-immunization-developing-world-challenges-and-opportunities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/future-routine-immunization-developing-world-challenges-and-opportunities#comments Global Strategic Thinking Academic Institutions Advocacy Digital Children Community Participation Journal Literature Bilaterals Child Survival and Growth Civil Society MDG 4. Child Mortality Person-to-Person Community Groups Interpersonal Phone/Mobile Print News/Information Government Departments Research Health NGOs Immunisation and Vaccines Featured USAID Global Children, Equity and Development Health Polio Wed, 10 Dec 2014 21:05:39 +0000 jlevy 9352503 at http://www.comminit.com Why Poverty? Films and Discussion Guide http://www.comminit.com/global/content/why-poverty-films-and-discussion-guide <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-year"> <div class="field-label">Year:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 2012 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/whypovertyguide.jpg" alt="" title="Why Poverty? Films and Discussion Guide" width="71" height="100" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Why Poverty? documentary film series is comprised of eight one-hour films and thirty-four shorts originating from 28 different countries, which are designed to get people thinking and talking about poverty. "It has been said that, in this century, we have the tools and potential to overcome extreme poverty. But poverty persists, and the gap between the poor and the wealthy continues to widen. The demographics of poverty are also changing, with new poverty emerging in the North and new wealth emerging in the previously poorer South.</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-htmllink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.whypoverty.net/films/" target="_blank">Click here in order to watch or download the films from the Steps website. </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-pdflink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/user/WhyPoverty" target="_blank">Click here to view all language versions of the film on Youtube. </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="http://whypoverty.net/wp-content/uploads/files/WhyPoverty_FacilitatorsGuide%281%29.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to download the Why Poverty Facilitator&#039;s Guide in PDF format. </a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.whypoverty.net/facilitatorseducators-guide/" target="_blank">Click here to access the Facilitator&#039;s Guide online. </a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher"> <div class="field-label">Publisher:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/steps-international-1">Steps International</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-cost-ma"> <div class="field-label">Cost:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Free to download. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-2"> <div class="field-label">Languages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Film are available to download in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Spanish, and Italian.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Number of Pages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>103 pages (Facilitator's Guide)</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/don-edkins-steps-why-poverty">Don Edkins - Steps, Why Poverty?</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-link-other-nodes"> <div class="field-label">Related Summaries:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/why-poverty">Why Poverty? </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/why-democracy">Why Democracy?</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.whypoverty.net" target="_blank">Why Poverty? website</a> on November 18 2014. <bR /><br /><br /> <iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/svSnBi1UdZQ" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/why-poverty-films-and-discussion-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/why-poverty-films-and-discussion-guide#comments Global Materials Film and Video Debt Person-to-Person Governance and Democracy Interpersonal Development Assistance Print Economic Development Education Environment Gender Health NGOs Rights Featured Steps Democracy and Governance - Africa Global Why Poverty? Africa Wed, 10 Dec 2014 10:46:16 +0000 aventh 9352495 at http://www.comminit.com Issues Management Guide: To Support Countries in Preparing for Unexpected Situations with Implications for Public Communications http://www.comminit.com/global/content/issues-management-guide-support-countries-preparing-unexpected-situations-implications-p <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wednesday, October 1, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/200607-0004-nigeria-kaduna_340.jpg" alt="" title="Issues Management Guide: To Support Countries in Preparing for Unexpected Situations with Implications for Public Communications" width="100" height="67" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p><em>"Unpredictable, unexpected events happen - frequently they are marked by uncertainty, confusion and a sense of urgency. Such events can lead to lack of trust - in organizations, people or immunization services. Having a pre-prepared communications plan in place can help minimize the potentially negative impact of such events."</em></p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-pdflink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.wpro.who.int/immunization/documents/polioendgame/issues_management_guide-countries.pdf?ua=1" target="_blank">Click here for the 12-page resource in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher"> <div class="field-label">Publisher:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/5386">Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals, World Health Organization (WHO)</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Number of Pages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>12</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/271037">Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals (IVB) - World Health Organization (WHO)</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-link-other-nodes"> <div class="field-label">Related Summaries:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/polio-eradication-and-endgame-strategic-plan-2013-2018">Polio Eradication and Endgame Strategic Plan 2013-2018</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/media-resource-kit-preparing-ipv-introduction">Media Resource Kit: Preparing for IPV Introduction</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.wpro.who.int/immunization/documents/polioendgame/en/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">WHO Western Pacific Region's "Polio Endgame Toolkit"</a>, accessed December 9 2014. <em>Image credit:</em> Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/issues-management-guide-support-countries-preparing-unexpected-situations-implications-p" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/issues-management-guide-support-countries-preparing-unexpected-situations-implications-p#comments Global Guides and Manuals Materials Person-to-Person Interpersonal Print News/Information Radio Television Immunisation and Vaccines United Nations Featured World Health Organization Global Polio Tue, 09 Dec 2014 13:57:20 +0000 kdevries 9352483 at http://www.comminit.com Media Resource Kit: Preparing for IPV Introduction http://www.comminit.com/global/content/media-resource-kit-preparing-ipv-introduction <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wednesday, October 1, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/maxresdefault264-640x360.jpg.pagespeed.ce_.pckcsyo_0n.jpg" alt="" title="Media Resource Kit: Preparing for IPV Introduction" width="100" height="56" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>"We hope that this will be a useful complement to the range of other communication tools and templates available to support the introduction of IPV."</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-pdflink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.wpro.who.int/immunization/documents/polioendgame/media_kit_for_countries.pdf?ua=1" target="_blank">Click here for the 15-page resource in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher"> <div class="field-label">Publisher:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/5386">Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals, World Health Organization (WHO)</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Number of Pages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>15</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/271037">Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals (IVB) - World Health Organization (WHO)</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-link-other-nodes"> <div class="field-label">Related Summaries:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/9351480">Issues Management Guide to Support Countries in Preparing for Unexpected Situations with Implications for Public Communications</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.wpro.who.int/immunization/documents/polioendgame/en/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">WHO Western Pacific Region's "Polio Endgame Toolkit"</a>, accessed December 9 2014. <em>Image credit:</em> Medial Blue Book.net</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/media-resource-kit-preparing-ipv-introduction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/media-resource-kit-preparing-ipv-introduction#comments Global Guides and Manuals Materials Digital Print News/Information Radio Television Immunisation and Vaccines United Nations Featured World Health Organization Global Polio Tue, 09 Dec 2014 12:38:31 +0000 kdevries 9352482 at http://www.comminit.com Training Curriculum: Increasing Interpersonal Communication Skills for the Introduction of Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) http://www.comminit.com/global/content/training-curriculum-increasing-interpersonal-communication-skills-introduction-inactivat <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-label">Subtitle:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> What I Practice I Can Do </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Monday, November 24, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/ipv.png" alt="" title="Training Curriculum: Increasing Interpersonal Communication Skills for the Introduction of Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV)" width="100" height="67" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>This training manual, from the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), has been designed for use in trainings to increase interpersonal communication skills (IPC) and knowledge related to inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) for social mobilisers and frontline health workers. It was developed to facilitate group health education with the help of visual aids such as flip charts, flash cards, and posters, as well as through drama and group exercises.</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-pdflink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.wpro.who.int/immunization/documents/polioendgame/curriculum_manual_ipc_unicef.pdf?ua=1" target="_blank">Click here for the 37-page resource in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher"> <div class="field-label">Publisher:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/5660">United Nations Children&#039;s Fund (UNICEF)</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Number of Pages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>37</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/unicef-publications">UNICEF Publications</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://www.wpro.who.int/immunization/documents/polioendgame/en/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">World Health Organization (WHO) Western Pacific Region's "Polio Endgame Toolkit"</a>, accessed December 8 2014. <em>Photo credits</em>, clockwise from top left: © UNICEF Pakistan/Asad Zaidi, © UNICEF/Vilain, © UNICEF/Asad Zaidi, © UNICEF</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/training-curriculum-increasing-interpersonal-communication-skills-introduction-inactivat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/training-curriculum-increasing-interpersonal-communication-skills-introduction-inactivat#comments Global Guides and Manuals Jobs and Training Materials Strengthening Capacities for Excellence in C4D Practice Children Community Participation Entertainment MDG 4. Child Mortality Person-to-Person Interpersonal Print News/Information Health Immunisation and Vaccines United Nations Featured UNICEF Communicating with, for and about children Global Polio Mon, 08 Dec 2014 23:40:01 +0000 kdevries 9352462 at http://www.comminit.com Comprehensive Cervical Cancer Control http://www.comminit.com/global/content/comprehensive-cervical-cancer-control <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-label">Subtitle:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A Guide to Essential Practice - Second Edition </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Monday, December 1, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/12-03-2014cervical_cancer.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="67" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>"Cervical cancer is a largely preventable disease, but worldwide it is one of the leading causes of cancer death in women. Most deaths occur in low- to middle-income countries."</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-pdflink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/144785/1/9789241548953_eng.pdf?ua=1" target="_blank">Click here to access this document in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher"> <div class="field-label">Publisher:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/6045">Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization (WHO)</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Number of Pages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>364</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/304612">World Health Organization (WHO)</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://trk.cp20.com/Tracking/t.c?7nxns-kg7pl-v0aywk0&amp;_v=2" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">HPVFlash</a> newsletter from PATH, December 5 2014. <em>Image credit</em>: UN News center, Photo: WHO/N. Lkhagvasuren</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/comprehensive-cervical-cancer-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/comprehensive-cervical-cancer-control#comments Global Materials Strategic Thinking 10 to 14 years 15 to 19 years Academic Institutions Advocacy Children Community Participation Film and Video Entertainment Live Performance Adolescent Sexual Health Civil Society Folk Media Person-to-Person Community Groups Interpersonal Community Media Print Entertainment Orgs News/Information Government Departments Health NGOs Immunisation and Vaccines Religious Groups Sports Orgs United Nations Reproductive Health Women Youth Featured World Health Organization Adolescent Development Global Fri, 05 Dec 2014 18:54:30 +0000 jlevy 9352436 at http://www.comminit.com How to Assess Your Media Landscape: A Toolkit Approach http://www.comminit.com/global/content/how-assess-your-media-landscape-toolkit-approach <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/gfmd_1.jpg" alt="" title="How to Assess Your Media Landscape: A Toolkit Approach" width="100" height="35" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Fackson Banda </div> <div class="field-item even"> Guy Berger </div> <div class="field-item odd"> A.S. Panneerselvan </div> <div class="field-item even"> Lakshmi Nair </div> <div class="field-item odd"> Mark Whitehouse </div> <div class="field-item even"> Bettina Peters (ed.) </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, October 7, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p><em>"When issues of good governance and economic growth are discussed in the development community, the role of the media is increasingly seen as central to success....This paper presents an approach to developing a toolkit for monitoring and evaluation that will serve as a resource for media development practitioners."</em></p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://gfmd.info/attachment/44/GFMD_Toolkit_Assessing_Media_Landscapes.pdf?g_download=1" target="_blank">Click here in order to download the toolkit in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/269858">Guy Berger - UNESCO</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/node/270171">Fackson Banda - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/280775">Caroline Giraud - GFMD</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://gfmd.info/en/site/research/325/GFMD-Toolkit-for-Assessing-Media-Landscapes.htm" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">GFMD website</a>, December 5 2014. <em>Image credit:</em> Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN)</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-link-other-nodes"> <div class="field-label">Related Summaries:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/how-assess-your-media-landscape">How to Assess Your Media Landscape</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/global/content/global-forum-media-development-gfmd">Global Forum for Media Development (GFMD)</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/content/global-forum-media-development-advocacy-campaign-post2015">Global Forum for Media Development Advocacy Campaign Post2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/how-assess-your-media-landscape-toolkit-approach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/how-assess-your-media-landscape-toolkit-approach#comments Global Methodologies and Indicators Evaluations Materials Strategic Thinking Academic Institutions Digital Film and Video Evaluation Methodologies Governance and Democracy Indicators Community Media Print News/Information Radio Television News Media NGOs United Nations Featured Panos Global Media Development Fri, 05 Dec 2014 14:02:51 +0000 kdevries 9352432 at http://www.comminit.com Emergency Communications Toolkit http://www.comminit.com/global/content/emergency-communications-toolkit <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, January 1, 2009</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/emergency.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="84" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <p>This toolkit, designed for Save the Children staff, provides guidance on how to communicate emergency response. It has been developed by members of the All Members Cooperating in Emergencies (ACE) Communications Working Group as a resource for media and communications staff in country programmes whose job it is to communicate Save the Children's emergency response and for media managers or information and communications officers who may be deployed to cover an emergency response.</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-htmllink"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://resourcecentre.savethechildren.se/sites/default/files/documents/2001.pdf" target="_blank">Click here to access this document in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-publisher"> <div class="field-label">Publisher:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/6020">Save the Children UK</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Number of Pages:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>94</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/287048">Save the Children UK - Publications</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/redirect.cgi?r=http://resourcecentre.savethechildren.se/library/emergency-communications-toolkit" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Save the Children website</a>, December 3 2014.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/emergency-communications-toolkit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/emergency-communications-toolkit#comments Global Materials Strategic Thinking Advocacy Digital Strengthening Capacities for Excellence in C4D Practice Children Film and Video Phone/Mobile Community Media Print News/Information Radio Television News Media NGOs United Nations Risk Management Featured Communicating with, for and about children Global Wed, 03 Dec 2014 21:37:50 +0000 jlevy 9352401 at http://www.comminit.com Monitoring Access to Information in the SDGs: Indicators, Issues and Practical Solutions http://www.comminit.com/global/content/monitoring-access-information-sdgs-indicators-issues-and-practical-solutions <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.comminit.com/global/files/imagecache/thumbnail/gfmd_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="65" class="imagecache imagecache-thumbnail imagecache-default imagecache-thumbnail_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bill Orme </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-date"><legend>Publication Date</legend><div class="field field-type-date field-field-date-0"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wednesday, November 26, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-long-text-1"> <div class="field-label">Affiliation:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Global Forum for Media Development</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>"In the entire set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals and 169 targets proposed by the Open Working Group, draft Target 10 of draft Goal 16 is the sole provision that would explicitly require UN [United Nations] members to provide the information that would show if the new global goals are on track to being met - or not."</p> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-web-link"> <div class="field-label">Web link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://gfmd.info/en/site/news/720/GFMD-Policy-paper-released--Monitoring-Access-to-Information-in-the-SDGs-Indicators-Issues-and-Practical-Solutions.htm" target="_blank">Click here to access this 12-page document in PDF format.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-contactinfo"> <div class="field-label">Contact Information:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/global/node/269007">Global Forum for Media Development (GFMD)</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source-text"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Email from Caroline Giraud to The Communication Initiative on November 26 2014.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.comminit.com/global/content/monitoring-access-information-sdgs-indicators-issues-and-practical-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.comminit.com/global/content/monitoring-access-information-sdgs-indicators-issues-and-practical-solutions#comments Global Strategic Thinking Access Advocacy Digital Civil Society Community Media Print News/Information Radio MDG 8. Global Partnership Television Research News Media NGOs United Nations Rights Featured Global ICT for Development Media Development Tue, 02 Dec 2014 20:58:55 +0000 jlevy 9352389 at http://www.comminit.com